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Originally built in 1996 for the defunct Delta Queen Steamboat Company, 436-passenger American Queen had been laid up since 2008, when its most recent owner went bust. But you just can't keep the world's ...
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This was an impulse trip that my husband wanted to do. I thought going on this trip might be a little boring. Boy was I ... Read more
Steamboatin' MarshaPB
06/15
Definitely a cruise for older folk. My family and I plus friends took this cruise because we thought it would be a ... Read more
The American Queen is a beautiful gracious lady, old fashioned in style, wonderfully appointed, and lovely. Traveling ... Read more
OK, just recently returned from a weeklong cruise aboard the American Queen (Memphis to New Orleans), and wanted to ... Read more
06/15
This is clearly the most opulent steamboat ever built. The decor was beautiful. Everywhere I looked, there was great ... Read more
I enjoyed the cruise as I just retired and it was very relaxing. It wasn't what I expected for sure. Just turned 60 and ... Read more
04/15
The boat itself is an interesting experience. It is like stepping back in history which is lovely. The food was ... Read more
04/15
The boat was very nice and old fashion. Housekeeping for the rooms needed improving. Sheets were not changed in a ... Read more
We sailed from New Orleans to Memphis and were very pleased with the experience. We were in suite 513 and it was clean ... Read more
We are not cruising people and therefore cannot compare this with other ocean or river cruises, but this trip is surely ... Read more
05/15
We booked and paid for the cruise over 9 months prior to departure to ensure we had a confirmed early dinner booking as ... Read more
04/15
We sailed March 13th. We arrived 3 days early and enjoyed New Orleans. The Hilton was expensive, and had lousy water ... Read more
06/15
Have been on numerous cruises & on several river cruises previously. Thought I would try the "Mighty ... Read more
Whole family fun! ewphillips1999
01/15
Our family, grandparents, parents, and teenage boys went on the Christmas cruise from New Orleans to Vicksburg and ... Read more
01/15
First time river cruise. We enjoyed it very much Food: The food was better than I expected. Can't say that I had a ... Read more
Loved It! purrcycat
01/15
Voyage Our voyage on the American Queen was from Memphis, TN to New Orleans, LA and was Elvis-themed. It left on ... Read more
Not the Best Trip Kayaklady
12/14
First the pros - the food was terrific and the staff is excellent. The cabins are tiny and very dark. Our first cabin ... Read more
Long live the Queen Geraldmacboingboing
12/14
First sailed on the Queen when she was new (1998) so was interested to see how she has fared during this time with ... Read more
12/14
We have been on many cruises (11), four of them river cruises. I am a history buff so the ship itself is important to ... Read more
11/14
Our package was two nights stay in Memphis, 7 nights on the American Queen followed by 2 nights in Mew Orleans. The ... Read more
Wonderful Cruise! rossgregg
11/14
The stay at the Hilton Hotel was just ok. The Hotel is very large and difficult to navigate. We checked in at the hotel ... Read more
Due to a mistake on MY part, my wife, mother-in-law, and I showed up for our cruise one year to the day early (I signed ... Read more
My wife and I have taken 16 cruises and this was the worst one yet. But before I get to the problems, I will cover the ... Read more
There are those of us who long for the romance of travel in a bygone era. We were born too late. We search for the ... Read more
Trip started with an overnight stay in Memphis at the Hilton. Hotel was in East Memphis but was within walking distance ... Read more

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